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Danny Garcia vs. Erik Morales II recap: Garcia KO’s Morales

by Mick Akers Danny Garcia made sure his second go-round with the 36-year-old Erik Morales didn’t go a full 12 rounds as was the case earlier this year, as Garcia utilized his potent left hook once again, knocking Morales out in Round 4. Seemingly using Morales as a high-paid sparring partner, Garcia had his way [...]
Via Fight Hub TV
October 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Garcia sets to defend belt in rematch vs Morales

Updates. With AP Photos. By DAN GELSTON AP Photos He's the lone champion in a market loaded with sports stars. Just don't look for Danny Garcia anywhere near the complex that the four city pro teams call home. Forget even finding him training in a state-of-the-art gym with cameras trailing him before every workout. Each day, Garcia grinds out a championship career on the...
Via AP on Fox
October 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Boxer Erick Morales tested positive for a banned substance

ESPN reported that boxer Erik Morales has failed a random drug test that is under the jurisdiction of the United States Anti-Doping Agency or USADA.  Apparently, his fight against Danny Garcia this weekend still has the green light. According to Dan Rafael of ESPN, Erik Morales tested positive for clenbuterol.  That drug is typically for individuals with a breathing problem such...
October 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Boxer Erik Morales tests positive for banned substance prior to Garcia bout

Tweet According to a report from Halestorm Sports, veteran welterweight boxer Erik Morales (52-8-0 36 KOs) has tested positive for a banned substance leading up to his rematch with Danny Garcia (24-0-0, 15 KOs). The bout was scheduled to be the inaugural boxing event at the new Barclay’s Center in Brooklyn. Halestorm Sports reports that the [...]
Via Los That Sports Blog
October 18, 2012  |  Discuss

Erik Morales vs. Danny Garcia: Round By Round

Jim Lampley, Emanuel Steward and Max Kellerman are on the scene in Houston for an intriguing experience-verus-youth main event on World Championship Boxing. Erik Morales and Danny Garcia will do battle in a 140-pound title bout.Or at least it was supposed to be at 140 pounds, and it's a title fight for one man. Morales failed to make weight and refused to try losing the two pounds...
Via Boxing Watchers
March 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Morales vs. Garcia weigh-in results: Morales overweight, forfeits title

The weigh-ins for the HBO televised Erik Morales vs. Danny Garcia fight were held today, and they didn't go without some drama and controversy. Morales was unable to make the junior welterweight limit, and apparently will have to forfeit his titles. That means that if Garcia wins, he'd take home the belt, but if Morales wins, the belt will remain vacant. The co-feature of...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
March 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Garcia gets shot at big time vs. Morales

Mexican boxing legend Erik Morales made his professional debut on March 29, 1993. Nine days before that, Danny Garcia turned 3 years old. Saturday, the two go head to head in the ring, as the undefeated Garcia, now 24, tires to claim the 35-year-old Morales' WBC light welterweight title (HBO, 10:15 p.m. ET). "I grew up watching him and never thought I'd be in ring with...
Via Fox Sports
March 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Erik Morales & brother Ivan Morales training camp photos & notes

With only one week to go until his first defense of the light welterweight World Boxing Council (WBC) title versus Philadelphia, PA's Danny "Swift" Garcia (22-0, 14KOs) on Saturday, March 24th, in Houston, Texas, Erik "Terrible" Morales (52-7, 26KOs) is fine tuning the final details in the Zona Norte gym that saw him grow in his native city. With his...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
March 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Erik Morales greatest hits highlights video

In a few weeks, Erik Morales is back in action once again, taking on undefeated young gun Danny Garcia. Before you watch Morales vs. Garcia though, it's time to take in some vintage El Terrible. Right here, you can find a special Morales highlights and greatest hits video from HBO Boxing, taking you through some of the best and most memorable moments of his long and exciting...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
March 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Erik Morales vs. Danny Garcia Preview & Prediction

On January 21, Erik Morales continues his second career by making the first defense of his (dubious) WBC Light Welterweight Championship in fight-mad Houston. His opponent is Danny "Swift" Garcia, a real dark horse of a challenger. Garcia might be little-known, but he is a bright and rising prospect in a match-up that pits a hungry, young lion against an old one....
Via Pro Boxing Fans
December 26, 2011  |  Discuss
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